Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birthday to be celebrated as National Unity day

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A function to pay floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel would be held at Patel Chowk in New Delhi

Sardar Vallabh bhai Patel. (Photo: File)

New Delhi: The government has decided to observe the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31 as the ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas' (National Unity Day) every year, as a mark of tribute to the efforts of the country’s first home minister to unite India.
A function to pay floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel would be held at Patel Chowk, Parliament Street, New Delhi, an official release said.

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